Vietnam can control domestic petrol prices by adjusting taxes, fees: experts

Vietnam can control domestic petrol prices by adjusting taxes, fees: experts

Rising global oil prices have been putting pressure on gasoline prices in the domestic market. According to the report of the General Statistics Office of Vietnam under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, an increase of 12.08 percent in the five-month domestic gasoline prices and 15.32 percent year-on-year in gas prices are one of the main reasons for the rise in the consumer price index (CPI) in the first five months of this year.
A view of the conference (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC works with Mekong Delta provinces on market stabilization

Industry and trade departments in HCMC and 13 provinces and cities in the Mekong Delta signed a cooperation agreement on supply and demand connectivity and market stabilization at a conference in Long An province on December 19.